Amul, the principal sponsor of Afghanistan Cricket Team for WC 2019…


HospiBuz Desk

Dairy giant from India, Amul (Anand Milk United Limited) will be the principal sponsor of the Afghanistan Cricket Team for the upcoming International Cricket Counsil’s Cricket World Cup 2019 in England & Wales.

Managing Director of Amul Mr. R S Sodhi confirmed it. He said, “Amul will be the principal sponsor of the Afghanistan Cricket Team in the coming ICC World Cup 2019. We believe that Afghanistan will be a strong contender as it is fastest growing team”. This is the third time when Amul is sponsoring a cricket team in the world cup; previously they sponsored New Zealand and Holland in world cup.

The logo of Amul brand will appear on the team jerseys as well as on the training kits of the Afghanistan throughout the world cup.

Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), which markets dairy products under Amul brand, exports around 200 crore worth of products annually to the neighboring country Afghanistan. Amul Company annually spends only 0.8 percent of its annual income on advertisements.

Afghanistan Cricket Board Chief Executive Officer Asadullah Khan said, “This is a big moment for Afghanistan cricket and we are happy that Amul will sponsor us for the world cup”.